Four researchers from ISET-Nepal (Yogendra Subedi, Rajani Maharjan, Shobha Kumari Yadhav and Ratnadeep Lohani) participated in the three day orientation training was organized at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi on “Building Capacities of Think Tanks”. The program was organized from May 9-11 2017 by Centre for Study of Science, Technology and Policy (CSTEP) India and sponsored by IDRC Canada.
Trainers from Kivu International, UK facilitated the training. Both the think tank and non-think tank institutes from India, Nepal and Bangladesh participated in the program. The training was run in three thematic areas viz. research methodologies, communication and policy engagement, and project conception in policy development.